Paper Crafting Ideas

Seriously, this RTC grid paper makes great cards! I worked with the 4×4 grid in white and ivory.  I found Inkadinkado “inchies” stamps at my JoAnn’s (and they were on sale 40% off – Score!)  I knew they would be perfect …

Family Scrapbook ideas

Here is what you will need: 1 sheet of grid paper – I chose Toffee 5 photos cropped to 3 2/8″ x 3 2/8″ 1 photo 4″ x 4″ matted on cardstock or a Paper Tile 4 3/8″ x 4 3/8″ …

4×6 Mini Scrapbook Album ideas

Mosaic Moments™ RTC grid paper is so much fun. I have been waiting to get my hands on some and finally the mail carrier brought me a package postmarked Virginia.  YES! Valentine’s Day is the perfect time to try out …

Scrapbook Gift Ideas

Mosaics made from photos of a special event or an ordinary day are a priceless gift. And shhhh – they are CHEAP! I made this for under $3.00 framed. I started with 5 photos, 1 piece of 8.5 x 11 Mosaic grid …

Layered Mini Album Tutorial

I am really excited about this project because it not only a mini-album, which is my favorite, but very versatile. The 5 pages in this album are graduated in length which gives you a stage for a 5 square by …

Photo Mosaic Technique: Watercolor

This week I thought I’d like to explore a new medium to incorporate into scrapbooking, watercolors. It’s a new trend showing up in cardmaking and digital scrapping and there are lots of ways for you to incorporate this colorful trend …

Step by Step Scrapbook Pages

  One of the techniques I’m seeing in the digital scrapping world is a template with a shape cut out with shadows to use in a layout, showing another patterned or colored paper below. I’ve also seen several handmade layouts …

New Trends in Scrapbooking – Chevrons

  Tweaking A Trend Personally, I usually avoid the trends. Trends come and go on a regular basis. Think about it for a moment and you’ll see how many there have been in scrapbooking. I didn’t buy into the grunge trend …

Scrapbook Techniques: Misting 3 Ways

Today I’d like to show you a great home-dec project that can be adapted to any season, or subject you’d like to feature using the Mosaic Moments RTC Grid paper. I call it Misting Three Ways.   This weekend I completed …

Welcome – It’s a New Year!

It's our Page Pattern blog-a-versary this month! I can't believe it has been a year since we began. I will continue to add to our Page Pattern Blog through 2011. To help keep the confusion to a minimum I decided …

Mother’s Day Card Ideas To Make

Mother’s Day will be here before we know it.  Here are a couple of easy card ideas for the moms in your life. This card is made with 4×4 RTC grid paper and the 1″ punch.  I used K&Co. Madeline …

Paper Crafting Card Ideas

    Who doesn’t love cupcakes? I, love to make cupcakes and these are calorie free! Tami has designed this new set of stamps called Create-a-Cupcake and they are so versatile. I’m going to show you a few ways to use …

Scrapbook Year in Review

It was a very interesting year. We saw so much happen – gas prices skyrocket and then plummet, the economy weakened, a historic election, our personal budgets were redefined nearly every month.  It was anything but boring. Everyone has their …

Scrapbook Snow Day

This months theme is all about snow. I love snow just as much as any kid ever could and more. I couldn’t believe my eyes when I woke up on this January morning. My son was just as surprised as I was …

Mosaic Moments™ for the Holidays

I have a picture from last Christmas that sums up the holidays for me. I love this picture.  Last year was our first Christmas in our new house (in FL).  Pictured is our “Rescue Tree” on our lanai, Jarrett’s fire …

Scrapbook Color Combinations

COLOR INSPIRATION Mosaics can start with a favorite photo, a wonderful outdoor setting or a stack of pictures just screaming to be merged together into a fabulous mosaic.  We are going to talk about color.  Who doesn’t respond to gorgeous …

Christmas Photo Ideas List

It seems like I always have a camera in my hand. I love to take pictures and I want to have a record of what seems like “everything” to my children. Sometimes being the person behind the camera means “living …